Words of Advice:

"Never Feel Sorry For Anyone Who Owns an Airplane."-- Tina Marie

If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight to a Person on the Ground
Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It.
" -- Unknown

"There seems to be almost no problem that Congress cannot,
by diligent efforts and careful legislative drafting, make ten times worse.
" -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

A Quiet Hero Gone

John Sheardown, 88, has died.

During what is known as "the Canadian Caper", Sheardown housed four of the six American embassy workers who were on the run from the Iranians.


Old NFO said...

RIP John, you done good and never played up your heroism... RIP

bearsense said...

Pretty much like all real Heroes ...... reluctant and humble. RIP